Heat wave grips India; at least 128 dead in Odisha, Telangana, state govts announce Rs 50,000 compensation

Heat wave grips India; at least 128 dead in Odisha, Telangana, state govts announce Rs 50,000 compensation

As the heat wave have gripped the entire nation, death toll in Odisha and Telangana are shooting up with the mercury level with each passing day.

More than 100 feared dead in heat wave

More than 100 feared dead in heat wave

India`s hottest months are May and June, but some states have already registered temperatures in excess of 40 degrees Celsius, forcing authorities to take emergency steps.

Normal life hit as heat wave continues in Odisha

Normal life was hit as heat wave continued to prevail across Odisha with state capital Bhubaneswar recording a maximum temperature of 43.2 degrees Celsius on Wednesday.

Delhi records season's hottest morning

Delhi records season's hottest morning

The sky is likely to turn partly cloudy in the afternoon with chances of light rain showers at some places in the evening, the official added. 

'India to receive a little more than normal rainfall this year'

'India to receive a little more than normal rainfall this year'

India will experience a little more than normal rainfall this monsoon, according to a forecast by a weather risk management company

Weather to remain wet in Jammu and Kashmir for three days

Light to moderate rainfall is expected in Jammu and Kashmir over the next three days, the Meteorological Office said on Friday.

Sunny Tuesday morning in Delhi, minimum at 18.6 deg Celsius

It was a sunny Tuesday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 18.6 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season`s average, the weather office said.

Delhi wakes up to rainy Monday morning

An official of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the city received 0.3 mm rainfall by 8.30 a.m.

Dust storm lashes Delhi, disrupts traffic

A massive dust storm accompanied by strong winds lashed Delhi on Saturday evening leading to trees falling in some areas and disrupting traffic in several parts of west and south Delhi.

Season's warmest day in Delhi on Sunday

Season's warmest day in Delhi on Sunday

Sunday was the season's warmest day in Delhi with the minimum temperature recorded at 14.4 degrees Celsius, six notches above the season`s average, the weather office said.

Dense fog in Delhi hits flights, train schedules, to return Saturday

The national capital experienced a cloudy and chilly Friday followed by a dense fog in the morning which led to 39 flights being delayed and 64 trains being cancelled. Fog is expected on Saturday morning too while the day is expected to be sunny and chilly.

Fog engulfs Delhi; road, air traffic disrupted

Fog engulfs Delhi; road, air traffic disrupted

Heavy fog disrupted flight operations at the Indira Gandhi International Airport on Friday.

25 degrees in December! Where's the Delhi winter?

25 degrees in December! Where's the Delhi winter?

Get set for the hottest New Year eve in more than 15 years. 

Chennai rain: NDRF sends 20 more teams; rescues 10,000

The NDRF on Friday intensified its relief and rescue operations in the rain and flood-battered Chennai and its adjoining areas as it added 20 more teams for the job and rescued over 10,000 people till now.

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa to undertake aerial survey of flood-hit areas today, IMD says more rains expected

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa to undertake aerial survey of flood-hit areas today, IMD says more rains expected

No deaths were reported in the latest floods, but since heavy rain set in on November 12 there have been 150 deaths in Tamil Nadu.

Rains, floods devastate Chennai, city turns into an island; major financial loss estimated

Rains, floods devastate Chennai, city turns into an island; major financial loss estimated

Life in the Tamil Nadu capital was crippled on Wednesday as fresh downpour worsened an already disastrous flood situation, posing danger to thousands of people in low-lying areas. The financial loss may exceed Rs 15,000 crore, an industry lobby body said, as weather forecasting agencies predicted heavy rain to continue for at least the next two days.

Himachal Pradesh's Keylong records minus 1.9 degrees

Winter continued to tighten its grip on the higher reaches on Wednesday and Keylong became the coldest place in Himachal Pradesh, the temperature slipping well below the freezing point, the Met office said.

Heavy unseasonal rains lash Pune

Heavy unseasonal rains lashed the city and suburbs, inundating low-lying areas and throwing traffic out of gear.

Mild tremors felt in parts of Jammu and Kashmir

 Tremors were felt in some parts of J&K.

Deep depression may trigger rain in Odisha, fishermen asked to be cautious

A deep depression over the Bay of Bengal is likely to trigger rain or thundershower coupled with gusty surface winds in some parts of Odisha.